Step back in time during one of the largest Revolutionary War re-enactments in the country.

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Add to Calendar 05/01/2021 09:00:00 05/01/2021 17:00:00 America/New_York Revolutionary War Weekend

Step back in time during one of the largest Revolutionary War re-enactments in the country.

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Advance ticket purchase is recommended.



Included with admission
Free for members

Witness Battle Reenactments

Mount Vernon's serene 12-acre field transforms into a battleground as hundreds of Continentals, Redcoats, and Hessians conduct military drills, perform cavalry demonstrations, and engage in 18th-century battle reenactments.

Wander through the encampment and meet the soldiers, discuss military techniques, and meet General Washington.

Revolutionary War Weekend takes place rain or shine.

Sulter Application

Apply to participate at Revolutionary War Weekend.

Download the 2021 application.

Washington's Field Headquarters

Washington's Field Headquarters

Walk through the Museum of the American Revolution's replica of General Washington's War Tent, which served as the marquee or office and sleeping quarters that he used as the command center of the Continental Army. Staff from the museum will be onsite to discuss the tent and answer questions.

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Concessions Menu

Hot Items Cold Items Breakfast Items Drinks
Jumbo hot dogs $6
Cheeseburger $8
Pulled pork sandwich $8
Turkey leg $9
Colonial pretzel $5
Grilled corn on the cob $5
Veggie wrap $8
Ham and cheese sandwich $8
Baby green salad $6
Assorted chips $3
Kettle corn $2
Candy $2
Assorted donuts $3
Fruit cup $5
Yogurt and granola parfait $4
Whole fruit $2
Soda $2
Large Powerade $4
Coffee $3
Bottled Water $3
Bottled Beer $5

Participating Units

Continental Forces Crown Forces
1st Maryland Regiment
1st New Jersey Regiment
1st Virginia Regiment
2nd South Carolina Regiment
2nd Virginia Regiment
3rd Pennsylvania Regiment
4th Connecticut Regiment
5th Troop, 1st Regiment Dragoons
7th Virginia Regiment
24th Connecticut Regiment
Department of the Geographer
First Continental Regiment of Foot
Hunt's Militia Regiment
New Jersey Light Infantry
The German Regiment
Von Heers Cavalry
1st Battalion, New Jersey Volunteers
3rd Battalion, Royal Regiment Artillery, Coy T
3rd Battalion Royal Artillery, 7th Coy
4th Battalion Royal Regiment of Artillery, Co. W.
4th Company Brigade of Guards
17th Regiment
7th Royal Fusiliers, Lt. L'estrange's Company
23rd Royal Welch Fusiliers
42nd Regiment of Foot, Grenadier Coy
43rd Regiment of Foot
64th Regiment of Foot
84th Regiment of Foot, Royal Highland Emigrants LI Company
Command Horse
Hessian Guard
His Majesty's Detached Hospital
His Majesty's Marines
Queen's Own Loyal Virginia Regiment
Royal Artillery, Company A
Von Preuschenck's Jaegers


Albemarle Arms
Crown Point Bread Company
From Common Hands Studio
G Gedney Godwin Inc.
Half Crown Bakery
Herb & Vine
K. Walters at the Sign of the Gray Horse
Silhouettes By Hand
Sycamore Springs Clothier
White Historic Art
Windhil Woolens

Safety Measures

  • Social Distancing: We ask guests to maintain 6-feet of social distancing. 
  • Facial Coverings: All guests and staff will be required to wear facial coverings both indoors and outdoors when social distancing cannot be maintained.
  • Hand Sanitizer: Hand sanitizer stations are located around the estate.
  • Enhanced Cleaning: Mount Vernon's staff will provide regular enhanced cleaning in high touch areas throughout the day.

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Estate Hours

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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